Fall River Deaconess Home School

  • At the Fall River Deaconess Home, the educational curriculum for each grade is developed in accordance with the Massachusetts Curriculum Frameworks.
  • Goals and Objectives derived from the Frameworks, in various content areas, are specifically supported by the textbooks purchased, thereby, conforming to curriculum standards set forth by the Massachusetts Department of Early Education & Care.
  • The Deaconess Home's curriculum complements that of the Fall River Public Schools, thereby, ensuring a successful, planned transition to a less-restrictive, educational setting.
  • The goal for each student is to transition, when deemed appropriate, to a public school setting.
  • Transitions often begin by the student taking one class, then two, and to ultimately participate in public school on a full-time basis.
  • Every student's educational/career plan is supported by their courses at the Deaconess Home.
  • The program assists and encourages each young woman to explore whatever her interests are, including vocational training programs, certification programs, high school or college courses of interest, and community resources.

School Overview

School TypeSpecial Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association of Private Special Education Centers
Other special emphasis association(s)
State or regional independent school association
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12

Student Body

Total Students24 students
Student Body TypeAll-girls
% Students of Color
48%
State avg.: 23%
Students by Grade Fall River Deaconess Home School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers5 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio5:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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  • Fall River
    Grades: PK-12 | 53 students
    1.2 miles
    397 Bay St
    Fall River, MA 02724
    (508) 730-1735
    1.2 PK-12
    53

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The average private school tuition in Fall River, MA is $3,625 for elementary schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Fall River, MA is 83% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).